Saturday, 13 April 2019

Saturday 13th April 2019

Middleton Lakes
6x Avocet, 2x Black-tailed Godwit still, 3x Pink-footed Geese, (SAt)

Radford Meadows
Wheatear, 47x Teal, (RSw)

Whitemoor Haye
Corn Bunting, 2x Grey Partridge, Wheatear, 4x Redshank, 107x Fieldfare, Little Egret, Goldeneye, (BirderAlrewas)  - Yellow Wagtail and Whitethroat along rough track (TPe)

Male Ring Ouzel briefly in the National Arboretum also Cetti's Warbler, Junction Pit, Cetti's Warbler, GPs 2x Cetti's Warbler (BirderAlrewas)

1s Little Gull, 2x Common Tern, Garden Warbler

Shoal Hill
2x Ring Ouzel still west of CP (SRi)

Belvide Resv (WMBC members only)
2x Avocet, ad Little Gull, 2x Black-necked Grebe, 3x Common Sandpiper, 2x LRP, Pintail, Med Gull

Ruff, 2x Green Sandpiper, 2x Redshank, 2x Ringed Plover, Little Egret (Kay)

2x male Ring Ouzel still from track below the mast, also female Ring Ouzel in Palletstacks paddocks, 5x Wheatear, 10x Lapwing (RGi)  -  Botteslow Flash 2x LRP, Oystercatcher still, (PLo)

Blithfield Resv (WMBC members only)
3x Little Gull (RRo)

Doxey Marsh
2x Cattle Egret still, Great White Egret, 2x Little Egret, Black-tailed Godwit, (RSw)  -  also LRP, House Martin, (AJo)

Branston GPs
Long-tailed Duck, Red-crested Pochard, 3x Avocet, 2x Ruff, 2x Green Sandpiper, 4x Curlew (JAl, DSc)  -  also 2x Mandarin, 2x Ringed Plover, 2x LRP, 7x Redshank, 2x Cetti's Warbler (DSc)

Hanchurch Woods
29x Crossbill from top track, 4x Brambling (BCa)

Male Garganey on Pretty Pigs pool (ARa)

3x Brambling near the monument, Crossbill in the old park (DCo)

Silverdale CP
Wheatear, Goosander (PCa)

Wheatear (JWo)